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bank clerk

noun, British.
1.
teller (def 2).
Origin of bank clerk
1820-1830
First recorded in 1820-30
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  • One of these missing is worse than a bank clerk out a dollar at the end of the day.

    K Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • The bank clerk and the Wood-carver talked earnestly, planned and dreamed.

    The Trail of '98

    Robert W. Service
  • I recognised in them the bank clerk and the Professor, and I hailed them.

    The Trail of '98

    Robert W. Service
  • Dear Carl,—You are just silly to tease me about any bank clerk.

    The Trail of the Hawk Sinclair Lewis
  • Some have unawares (like this bank clerk) entertained angels.

    Crimes of Charity Konrad Bercovici
  • He had been earning a bank clerk's salary, with no way of spending it.

    We Can't Have Everything Rupert Hughes
  • Then Resi told me some more about the bank clerk and his wife, that is not-wife.

    A Young Girl's Diary An Anonymous Young Girl
  • It was not real money, but only a bank clerk could have told that.

    The Million Dollar Mystery Harold MacGrath
  • She would certainly prefer the bank clerk to Dolly Longstaff.

    The Duke's Children

    Anthony Trollope
  • As a bank clerk the teller's cage had shut Wheaton off from the world.

    The Main Chance Meredith Nicholson
British Dictionary definitions for bank clerk

bank clerk

noun
1.
(Brit) an employee of a bank
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